Dec 16, 2014

Memories of financial crisis fading as risks rise

Six years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the lessons of the financial crisis may already be fading from collective memory. Just last week, Congress acted to loosen the regulation of the high-risk investments that ignited the 2008 crisis. Housing regulators cut minimum down ...

Jan 19, 2013

Revitalizing rural Japan

A population decrease is the biggest crisis Japan is facing because it will threaten not only the existence of many local communities in Japan but also the existence of the nation as we now know it. Behind it is the current economic and social ...